Digital ArchivesThe Confederation Bridge opens a new chapter for P.E.I.May 28, 1997 | 16:17Some island experts explore the magical nature of island life and contemplate what's at stake when the bridge opens.
Digital ArchivesCanso causeway links Cape Breton to mainlandJul 22, 1980 | 1:55After hundreds of years accessing mainland Nova Scotia only by boat, Cape Bretoners finally have a road "linking the mainland to them."
Digital ArchivesRed River Rising: Sandbagging to hold back Winnipeg floods, 1966Apr 10, 1966 | 4:48In 1966, the Winnipeg floodway is still two years from completion. Winnipeggers hope that ring dikes and sandbags will be enough to save them.
Digital ArchivesAthabasca oilsands to yield ‘black gold’Nov 6, 1965 | 28:48A 1965 radio special describes the history of the Athabasca oilsands and the construction effort underway that will ‘liberate' the oil from the sand.
Digital ArchivesRideau Canal closes for winter, 1953Nov 22, 1953 | 2:19On the occasion of the Rideau Canal's annual winter closing in 1953, CBC-TV takes a closer look at the canal's impressive lock system.
Digital ArchivesTrans Mountain Pipeline to carry Alberta oil to VancouverJan 11, 1953 | 12:07Starting in Edmonton and snaking west across the Rocky Mountains and south to Vancouver, a carefully engineered oil pipeline begins operating in 1953.